• All That You Leave Behind

    NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY ,AND ,???,A celebrated journalist, bestselling author (,), and recovering addict, David Carr was in the prime of his career when he suffered a fatal collapse in the newsroom of , in 2015. Shattered by his death, his daughter Erin Lee Carr, at age twenty-seven an up-and-coming documentary filmmaker, began combing through the entirety of their shared correspondence???1,936 items in total???in search of comfort and support.,What started as an exercise in grief quickly grew into an active investigation: Did her father???s writings contain the answers to the question of how to move forward in life and work without her biggest champion by her side? How could she fill the space left behind by a man who had come to embody journalistic integrity, rigor, and hard reporting, whose mentorship meant everything not just to her but to the many who served alongside him?,is a poignant coming-of-age story that offers a raw and honest glimpse into the multilayered relationship,between a daughter and a father. Through this lens, Erin comes to understand her own workplace missteps, existential crises, and relationship fails. While daughter and father bond over their mutual addictions and challenges with sobriety, it is their powerful sense of work and family that comes to ultimately define them.,This unique combination of Erin Lee Carr???s earnest prose and her father???s meaningful words offers a compelling read that shows us what it means to be vulnerable and lost, supported and found. It is a window into love, with all of its fierceness and frustrations.,???Thank you, Erin, for this beautiful book. ??Now I am going to steal all of your father???s remarkable advice and tell my kids I thought of it.??????Judd Apatow